Welcome to the website
of the DAAD
Information Centre Riga

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is a common association of German institutions of higher education and student bodies and is the largest funding organisation in the world supporting the international cooperation of institutions of higher education.

Its main activities are supporting academic relationships with foreign countries, mainly in terms of international exchange of students and scholars.


The Information Centre Riga

  • informs about study and research possibilities in Germany,
  • provides information seminars at institutions of higher education and research in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and holds information desks at international education fairs,
  • gives advice and provides assistance with the search of a suitable study programme and university location in Germany,
  • informs about funding possibilities of the DAAD and financial support of other German organisations,
  • maintains contacts to Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian Alumni of German institutions of higher education,
  • promotes study and research offers and serves as an interface between Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian and German institutions.

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